K–12 Assessment

We create assessments, items, passages, and educational resource books for K–12 publishers. Our team has expertise in all areas of K–12 development, including ELA, science, math, ESL, social science, and foreign languages.

Services on these projects include:

project management
literature searches
subject matter expert review
editorial services
writing passage, item (including stems, distracters, stimuli, and rubrics), and unit content
permissions
standards alignment
design services
photo research
typesetting
art creation and manipulation

Case studies

Passages for Assessments

We created 225 commissioned passages and located and edited roughly 650 public domain and permissioned passages aimed at students in the 4–12 grade range for a K–12 publisher. Our team wrote or located passages that aligned to specific ELA Common Core State Standards.

Assessment Item Development

We produced and edited more than 2,000 commissioned ELA and math items aimed at students in the 4–12 grade range for a K–12 publisher. Our team created a wide range of item types, including selected response, constructed response, essay, writing tasks, performance tasks, and technologically enhanced.

Educational Resource Development

We developed four multi-unit resources for a provider of scaffolded writing materials. Our team collaborated closely with the client and created a wide range of item types, including selected response, constructed response, essay, writing tasks, performance tasks, and technologically enhanced.  Subjects covered included social studies, literature, and science.

Textbook Development

We wrote 10 student-focused math books for a K–12 publisher. Our team created content that exactly matched the CCSS and 2012 TEKS standards. We provided a total solution, including student and instructor versions of the texts.